THETFORD’S health is in good hands after a new pharmacy was launched in the town.
The new facility within the Thetford Community Healthy Living Centre, in Croxton Road, was opened on Friday by Mayor Pauline Quadling.
The Healthy Living Pharmacy contains a private consultation room, patient information area, free prescription collection and delivery service and free advice.
Kevin Murphy, the pharmacist, said: “We are delighted that the opening of the pharmcy has had overwhelming support from local people and their representatives.
“We are committed to providing the very best in advice and support for the local community.”
More than 1,000 patients have visited the pharmacy since it opened.
Opening hours are from 8.30am to 6.30pm from Monday to Friday and 9am till 1pm on Saturday.